Basrah Gas Company

  • Iraq’s Basra Gas Launches New Growth Program

    Iraq’s Basra Gas Launches New Growth Program

    Sunday, 17th February 2019

    The program will capture flared gas from three major oilfields, namely Rumaila, West Qurna 1 and Zubair, and then convert it into dry gas for power generation in the domestic market and exporting.

  • Iraq Opens New Gas Plant

    Iraq Opens New Gas Plant

    Monday, 15th August 2016
    Iraq started operating a new natural gas processing plant for southern oil fields in line with a plan to utilize gas that was previously flared for electricity production.
  • Iraqi Basrah Gas Co. Exported Second Cargo of Gas Condensates

    Iraqi Basrah Gas Co. Exported Second Cargo of Gas Condensates

    Tuesday, 5th April 2016
    Iraq exported a second cargo of gas condensates, produced by the Basrah Gas Company, a joint venture between the state-run South Gas Co., Shell and Mitsubishi, the Oil Ministry informed in a statement. The cargo was shipped to the UAE.
  • Iraq’s Basrah Gas Company Doubles Gas Production

    Iraq’s Basrah Gas Company Doubles Gas Production

    Sunday, 28th February 2016
    Iraq’s Basrah Gas Company (BGC) doubled the amount of gas that was processed from three flaring oilfields in Iraq since it started operating in 2013, in attempt to further increase its production rates.